Info on this product category: Bags: Trash
Criteria for Bags: Trash
Plastic bags that have a thickness of 0.7 mil or greater are required to meet either one of the following (per California Public Resources Code section 42290):
- Must have recycled plastic postconsumer material (RPPCM) equal to at least 10% of the weight of the bags; or
- At least 30% of the weight of material used in all of its plastic products is RPPCM.
- Bags and/or wholesalers must be on the most recent California Integrated Waste Management compliance list.
March 19, 2014